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America's Top Corporations for Women Business Enterprises — Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

World's Most Ethical Companies — Ethisphere Institute

UPS was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies.

Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Management-Goal Achievement — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


The Civic 50 — Points of Light

UPS was named as the Top Company in the Industrials Industry.

#27 — Interbrand’s 2014 Best Global Brands

UPS Names to Dow Jones Sustainability Index

UPS was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the second consecutive year, positioning the company in the top 10 percent of sustainability performers among the 2,500 largest companies tracked in the S&P Global Broad Market IndexSM. For the 10th straight year, UPS was also named to the DJSI North American Index.

UPS makes CDLI with a score of 100 out of 100

UPS secured a top ranking on the CDP's Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) of Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 companies for the fourth consecutive year. With a score of 100 out of 100, UPS ranked among the top ten percent of companies measured and one of only 14 to receive a score of 100.

#24 — 2014 CR Magazine's "100 Best Corporate Citizens"

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#62 — 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings

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BITC Named UPS Winner Of Its 2014 International Disaster Relief Award

UPS's Humanitarian Relief Program received the Business in the Community (BITC) International Disaster Relief Award.

#28 — Interbrand's Best Global Green Brands

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United Way recgonizes UPS

United Way Worldwide recognized UPS as one of its "Outstanding Strategic Partners," celebrating its long-term commitment, giving, volunteering, leadership and employee engagement which is making a lasting impact to improve lives and communities.


World's Most Ethical Companies — Ethisphere Institute

UPS was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies.

The World's Most Reputable Companies — Reputation Institute

UPS Recognized by Who's Who in Asian American Communities Alliance

Mike Arias, Vice President of Global Forwarding Sales at UPS was presented the 2014 WWAAC RICE Award. The recognition is given to individuals who embody the characteristics of - R for Respect, I for Inspiration, C for Commitment and E for Excellence. UPS has been a major sponsor of WWAAC for nine years since its inception and was presented the WWAAC Corporate Champion Award in 2009.

First American Corporate Leadership Award — National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development

2014 Corporate Partner Award — Japanese American Citizens League


World's Most Ethical Companies — Ethisphere Institute

UPS was named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies.

UPS again scored 99 out of 100 in CDP's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index" of S&P companies.

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The Civic 50

UPS was recognized as one of America's most community-minded companies.

Corporate Social Responsibility Association of Turkey

At the CSR Marketplace event,UPS's Saglam Kobi project won 2 awards in 2 categories - "Social Innovation Award" and "The Best International Partnership Award".

Top Ranked Company in the Southeast Region — Southeastern Corporate Sustainability Rankings

Best Corporate Steward — U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Business Civic Leadership Center

UPS's community investments are closely tied to areas in which the company knows its capabilities in shipping and logistics and its diverse global workforce can make a difference in road safety and disaster relief and for veterans. Learn more.

100 Best Corporate Citizens — Corporate Responsibility Magazine

UPS's Kurt Kuehn is one of three recipients of The Corporate Eco Forum (CEF) 2013 C.K. Prahalad Award

The Corporate Eco Forum (CEF) announced at its 6th Annual Meeting in Chicago the winners of the 2013 C.K. Prahalad Awards: Vidal Garza Cantú of FEMSA Foundation, Hannah Jones of Nike, and Kurt Kuehn of UPS.

Natural Gas Vehicles for America honors UPS with 2013 Achievement Award

NGVAmerica publicly recognized UPS with the 25 Years of Exemplary NGV Industry Leadership award

UPS Named One of 2013’s Best Global Green Brands

Interbrand, one of the world’s leading brand consultancies, released its annual Best Global Green Brands report on Wednesday, June 12. UPS was once again among the top global companies recognized for sustainability excellence ---- this time coming in at 32 on the list of 50.

2013 Corporate Citizenship Film Festival Award — Carroll School of Management Center for Corporate Citizenship at Boston College

2013 UNICEF Global Philanthropist Award

4/23/2013  Dan Brutto was honored by the US Fund for UNICEF with the 2013 Global Philanthropist Award

UPS Honored in the Fifth Annual Listing of the Top 50 Socially Responsible Corporations in Canada

Canada’s Top 50 Socially Responsible Companies were selected on the basis of their performance across a broad range of environmental, social, and governance indicators and rank at the top of their industry groups.

2013 Clean Air Award - Breathe California

A Blue Ribbon Panel of community leaders selected UPS as a recipient in the Innovative Strategy Category for initiative, leadership and outstanding contributions to clean air in the Sacramento region.

ET Scope 3 Disclosure Leader Award for the 2013 ET Global Carbon Rankings

A public rankings scoring of the world's largest companies according to greenhouse gas emissions and disclosure. UPS is being presented with this award in recognition of the high degree of its greenhouse gas emissions (Scope 3) supply chain disclosure.

America's Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities —

E3 Awards — Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce

Making the Connections- honoring smart supply chain solutions: UPS, for its innovative supply chain solution model, creating efficient routing and network optimization and using an alternative fuel fleet to help deliver nearly 16 million packages each day to more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.


World's Most Ethical Companies — Ethisphere Institute

UPS was named as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies.

Scored 99 out of 100 in Carbon Disclosure Project's "Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index" of S&P companies

Best Global Green Brands — InterBrand

Sustainability Champions — Southeastern Corporate Sustainability Rankings

100 Best Corporate Citizens — Corporate Responsibility Magazine

Most Reputable Companies in the U.S. (#6) — The Reputation Institute

UPS China receives Best Employer Award

UPS China recently received the "2011 China Best Employer Award" as result of a survey conducted by Zhaopin (one of the top Human Resources. agencies in China), Peking University Corporate Social Responsibility and Employer Brand Communication Center, and "Zhi Lai Zhi Wang" program on the China Education TV channel.

More than 1,100 companies participated in the survey, which was conducted between October, 2011, and February, 2012, across more than 20 cities in China. UPS was the only company in our industry to receive the award.

UPS China was also named a 2011 most popular employer in China by 51job Inc., a leading H.R. service provider in China. UPS was ranked first in the category of logistics and transportation industry.

UPS receives EPA Climate Leadership Award

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), along with its partner groups, recognized UPS with a Climate Leadership Award for Supply Chain Leadership.

UPS was given the award due to its transparency, leadership, and initiative in reducing its supply chain emissions as well as customer emissions. In 2010, UPS avoided nearly 3 million metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions while demand and services simultaneously increased.

UPS is also the first major U.S. logistics provider to offer a carbon-offset program. In 2010-2011, UPS matched $1 million in offsets purchased by consumers in order to reduce the carbon impact of their shipment.

World's Most Ethical Companies — Ethisphere Institute

America's Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities —

Top 10 in Reputation — Harris Interactive

UPS ranked #10 on Harris Interactive's latest Reputation Quotient (RQ) Study.

The 13th annual study scored U.S. companies based on six dimensions that influence reputation and consumer behavior: social responsibility, emotional appeal, financial performance, products and services, vision and leadership, and workplace environment. UPS ranked in the Top 10 this year and got the third highest score of all companies for "emotional appeal." The results are based on surveys of more than 17,000 members of the American general public.

The full list of the top 60 companies and other findings are at

Supply Chain Leadership — EPA Climate Leadership Awards